Oh, hey this looks interesting: Jerry Brown Budget Summit. Live feed’s going on now, though of course I can’t understand it. I’ll update with transcripts & other info later.
Gov.-elect Jerry Brown hosts a gathering of state lawmakers today to jump-start the discussion on the bad budget situation they will inherit when he takes office early next month.
All 120 state legislators and 1,200 local officials were invited to the 10[a].m. forum.
[…]Brown has already met with legislators from both caucuses — dining with Democrats on Sunday night and addressing Republicans during a breakfast Monday. His outreach has so far been welcomed by lawmakers on both sides of the ais